Today’s Headlines

  • Pedestrian Killed While Walking in the Crosswalk in the Sunset District (SF Gate, KTVU)
  • More Evidence People are Driving Less and Taking Public Transit (TSTC via Streetsblog Network)
  • VTA Says Its Ridership is Up (Merc)
  • Miles of New Pedestrian and Bicycle Paths Being Planned for Marin (Marin IJ)
  • Companies Ordered to Stop Polluting Port of Stockton, San Joaquin River (ENS)
  • SF Mayor Committed to High-Speed Rail? (Fog City Journal, SF Examiner, The Overhead Wire)
  • New Group Links Rail Advocates (The Hill)
  • New Eastern Bay Bridge Span "Safe" After Cracked Welds Discovered (Coco Times)
  • Developer, Tribe Sued in Richmond Land Deal (Coco Times)
  • Scientists: Climate Change Has a Firm Grip (LAT)
  • National Conservation Area Would Cover Half a Million Acres in Six Counties (Sac Bee)

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